Symptom: Urinary incontinence
Urinary incontinence: Inability to fully control urination.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Urinary incontinence:
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Types of Urinary incontinence: urinary dribbling (3), urinary urgency (11), night urination (9)
Urinary incontinence type of: Urinary symptoms (104), Incontinence (28), Bladder symptoms (52)
Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions
Possible causes of symptom: Urinary incontinence: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Urinary incontinence as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.
- Child-bearing - leads gradually to urinary incontinence in many women.
- Various types of urinary incontinence:
- Neurological disorders (see Cognitive impairment)
- Bladder stones (type of Urinary stones)
- Prostate conditions
- Urinary tract infection
- Uterine prolapse
- Atrophic vaginitis
- Psychological problems
- Certain medications
- Nerve disorders (see Nerve symptoms)
- Excessive liquid intake
- Restricted mobility
- Stool impaction
- Chronic constipation (type of Constipation)
- Pelvic radiation therapy
- Disc disorder
- See also types of urinary incontinence or causes of urinary incontinence
Medications or substances causing Urinary incontinence: The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Urinary incontinence as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
Conditions listing symptoms: Urinary incontinence: The following list of conditions have 'Urinary incontinence' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
Conditions listing complications: Urinary incontinence: The following list of conditions have 'Urinary incontinence' or similar listed as a complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Last revised: Nov 10, 2003
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